Crimson staff writer

Stephen J. Gleason

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Hardwood Heroes
Columns

A Sports Fandom in the Shadows

Cambridge has coffee shops and banks. Lexington has college bars and fraternities. In this city of 300,000 people, Kentucky basketball transcends the walls of Rupp Arena into the school and the local shops. To find fans of Harvard athletics, on must search a little harder.

My Back is Aiken
Notebooks

Notebook: Men's Basketball Employs Deep Ball and Uncharacteristic Zone Defense to Contend with No. 7 Kentucky

A 17-2 run by No. 7 Kentucky midway through the second half lifted the hosts to a 79-70 win over the Harvard men’s basketball team on Saturday afternoon. The stretch blew the roof off an otherwise back-and-forth contest that saw the Crimson at arm’s length for most of the game’s first 26 minutes.

Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Maker
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Bounces Back to Top St. Joseph's

With starters Corey Johnson and Seth Towns out with an illness, the Crimson rode the sophomore trio of Bryce Aiken, Robert Baker, and Chris Lewis to a 77-71 victory over St. Joseph’s on the second day of the Wooden Legacy in Fullerton, Calif.

Career Day
Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Wins Overtime Thriller Against UMass

A deep three-point jumper from Bryce Aiken with 1.5 seconds left to play lifted the Harvard men’s basketball team to a wild 70-67 overtime victory over Massachusetts on Sunday afternoon at Lavietes Pavilion.

From Way Down Town
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 4

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 4 is Vermont.

Zach Attack
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 3

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 3 is St. Mary’s.

Three Free Throws
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 5

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 5 is Boston University.

Posting Up
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 6

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 6 is George Washington.

Reeling It In
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 7

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 7 is Northeastern.

Fein by Me
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 8

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 8 is Wofford.

McLean On In
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 9

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 9 is UMass.

Taking Him to Towns
Previews

Talented Sophomores Lead Men's Basketball with 'Ton of Vengeance'

Eight months after falling to Yale in the Ivy League tournament, the Crimson is hungry. Sophomores Bryce Aiken and Seth Towns return as major scoring threats.

Quarterbacking the Offense
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 10

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 10 is Manhattan.

Up and Up
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 11

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 11 is Fordham.

A Force Inside
Men's Basketball

Ranking Men's Basketball's Nonconference Opponents: No. 12

In a series that began on Sunday and will continue through the Crimson’s season opener on Nov. 10 against MIT, men’s basketball beat writer Stephen Gleason will look at Harvard’s 13 nonconference opponents. Coming in at No. 12 is Holy Cross.